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Statement of Condolence and Support for Muslim Community

Posted on 8th June 2021, by SalvationArmy.ca
Territorial Commander Floyd Tidd says "We grieve deeply the loss of life and pray for healing"
Territorial commander condemns Islamophobia following London, Ont., attack We were shocked and saddened by the senseless violence perpetrated upon an innocent Muslim family as they took a Sunday walk together last weekend in London, Ontario. Four family members lost their lives, and a fifth was seriously injured, when a driver struck them with his vehicle,  […]

11-Year-Old Discovers the Importance of Volunteering

Posted on 10th May 2021, by SalvationArmy.ca
Payton in a mask, sorts food boxes
The COVID-19 pandemic brought many life adjustments for 11-year-old Payton and his family. As he looks back, none of the changes were more impactful for him than the cancellation of organized hockey and the decision to be homeschooled for the 2020-2021 school year. The loss of activity and time with friends was challenging as Payton  […]
The Salvation Army's extraordinary year year in disaster services
The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services in Canada has assisted those affected by disaster since 1917. Therefore, every year, we recognize and support Emergency Preparedness Week, a national event coordinated by Public Safety Canada. During the first full week of May, Canadians are encouraged to become better prepared for the range of emergencies that could  […]